Renowned shoe designer Stuart Weitzman was honored with the 2018 Spirit of Design Award at Jefferson’s Annual Fashion Show, WWD reported April 27.
Timberland vice president Kate Kibler ’97 was presented with the Alumni Award for Leadership in the Fashion Industry at the Fashion Show, noting her evolution from sewing her first student project to her pants to her role in building strategy and vision for a major brand. Alumnus Philip Kodroff, former CFO for Weitzman’s company, and University Trustee and fashion celebrity Carson Kressley were included in the story.
Student designers Kelsey Fickes, Yee Fang Ho and Dalton Wade Reidenbach also were featured in the story.
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